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Amazon Unveils TV-Streaming Device

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 11:19am
Amazon unveiled its own set-top streaming box that costs $99 and features two gigs of RAM, Wi-Fi, a blue tooth remote and access to a  of a slew of content providers.
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AT&T to Hire 3,000 Retail Staffers to Meet Growing Demand

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 11:00am
AT&T will hire more than 3,000 retail sales and sales management employees nationwide over the next several months to meet “increased customer demand.”
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Senate Hearing Alleges 'Culture of Cover-Up' at GM

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 10:51am
GM came under attack for its decade-long failure to notify the public about defective parts linked to fatal crashes at a Senate hearing Wednesday.
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Online Ad Provider Rubicon Project's Shares Rise In Debut

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 10:45am
Shares of Rubicon Project Inc, a provider of online advertising services, rose as much as 32 percent in their market debut, valuing the company at about $670 million.
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Supreme Court Ends Overall Cap On Political Donations

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 10:44am
The Supreme Court on Wednesday voted 5-4 to eliminate overall caps on how much individuals can donate to political candidates, parties and interest groups.
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Apple, Facebook, Google Internet Data Centers Getting Greener, Report Finds

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 10:41am
Apple Inc, Google Inc and Facebook Inc have made significant progress in adopting renewable energy sources to power their Web services, the environmental group Greenpeace said in a report on Wednesday.
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MannKind Shares Rally 80% After FDA Group Recommends Afrezza

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 10:22am
Shares of MannKind skyrocketed 80% after health regulators recommended almost unanimously that its diabetes drug Afrezza be granted approval.
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Facebook Up As WhatsApp Sets Record; Cisco, Intel Fall

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 10:01am
Shares of Facebook Inc. were up 2% early Wednesday after WhatsApp, the popular messaging service it bought for $19 billion, said Tuesday it just handled a record of 64 billion messages in a single day.
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Factory Orders Rise 1.6% in February

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 9:54am
Orders for manufactured goods rose more than expected with shipments posting the biggest gain in seven months.
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Amazon Reportedly Set To Debut Streaming Video Device Wednesday

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 9:44am
According to numerous press reports,
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Wall Street opens flat after private jobs data

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 9:39am
Stocks opened little changed on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 near its record high reached in the prior session, after data on the labor market was slightly below expectations.
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Jos. A. Bank 4Q Profit Matches Views

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 9:38am
Jos. A. Bank matched Wall Street estimates but posted a slightly weaker fourth-quarter profit, as weather impacts later in the period offset strong holiday sales.
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Stocks Rally, S&P Hits New High

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 9:07am
Wall Street saw some new records Tuesday, with the widely-held S&P 500 closing at a new high.
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Report: Energy Future Plan May Wipe Out KKR, TPG, Goldman Unit

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 9:05am
A plan to reorganize Energy Future Holdings could reportedly all but wipe out owners KKR, TPG Capital and Goldman Sachs.
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Pirelli to appeal EU ruling, sees no financial impact

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 9:04am
Pirelli said on Wednesday it would appeal a decision by EU authorities which charged the Italian tyremaker with parental liability in regards to a cable cartel in which its former subsidiary Prysmian is alleged to have participated.
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Amazon Scraps Plans to Build Fulfillment Center in Czech City of Brno

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 8:36am
U.S. online retailer Amazon Inc. (AMZN) has scrapped plans to open one of its new European distribution centers in the second largest Czech city of Brno, and is looking for a new location to meet its goal of building five centers in the region through 2015, the company's director of European operations said Wednesday.
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Acer Hires New CFO

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 8:36am
Taiwanese personal computer maker Acer Inc. (2353.TW) said Wednesday that Chief Financial Officer Eva Ho is resigning and that the company will tap a satellite television executive for her replacement.
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Treasurys Extend Fall After ADP Payrolls Report

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 8:31am
Treasury prices extended a fall Wednesday, pushing yields higher after a report showed the private sector added 191,000 new jobs in March.
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Dollar Rises Against Euro After ADP Employment

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 8:31am
The dollar rose against the euro Wednesday after a report on U.S. private-sector employment in March showed a pickup in job creation.
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Power-cable Cartel Fined $417 Million By EU

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 8:28am
EU regulators have fined 10 power-cable producers a total of 302 million euros ($417 million) for operating a cartel, the European Commission said Wednesday.
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